Data Announcements

This page provides a listing of all recent data product release announcements.

See the Data Alerts page to learn about notices of errors, corrections, or problems in HRS early and final public data releases.

Date Announcement
03/16/2021 RAND HRS Fat Files update
03/16/2021 RAND HRS Detailed Imputations File 2018 (V1)
03/16/2021 RAND HRS Longitudinal File 2018 (V1)
03/16/2021 RAND HRS 2018 Fat File
03/16/2021 Disability Analysis File (DAF) V1.0 is now available
03/16/2021 Cross-Wave Social Security Weights have been updated
03/16/2021 COVID-19 Project update
11/12/2020 The HRS COVID-19 Project data V1 is now available
11/12/2020 Social Security Data Release
11/12/2020 VBS Data Releases 2016
11/12/2020 Genetic Data Releases
10/21/2020 HRS 1940 Census Data
10/02/2020 HRS Tracker 2018 (Early, Version 1.0)
07/31/2020 Health and Retirement Contextual Data Resource
07/31/2020 Industry and Occupations Data (V5)
07/31/2020 Child Zip Code (2004-2016)
12/17/2019 Cross-Wave Imputation of Cognitive Functioning Measures 1992-2016 (Version 6.0)
12/17/2019 HRS 2018 Core (Early, Version 1.0)
06/11/2019 RAND HRS 2016 Data Now Available
05/09/2019 HRS Tracker 2016 (Early, Version 3.0)
04/12/2019 HRS Tracker 2016 (Early, Version 2.0)
04/10/2019 Gateway Harmonized HRS End of Life Version A
01/25/2019 2017 HRS Mailout Spring Life History Mail Survey (LHMS) (v.2.0)
01/22/2019 2016 Harmonized Cognitive Assessment Protocol (HCAP) Early, Version 1.0
01/17/2019 HRS Tracker 2016 (Early, Version 1.0)
01/03/2019 HRS 2016 Exit (Final) Release Version 1.0
01/03/2019 2016 HRS Post-Exit (Final)
12/14/2018 Langa-Weir Classification of Cognitive Function
11/29/2018 2013 HRS Health Care and Nutrition Study (HCNS) Version 5.0
10/26/2018 Gateway Harmonized HRS Version B
10/19/2018 2017 Consumption and Activities Mail Survey (CAMS) Version 1.0
10/17/2018 HRS Polygenic Scores 2006-2012 Genetic Data - Release 3
10/15/2018 Using predictions and marginal effects to compare groups in regression models for binary outcomes (V1.0)
08/17/2018 2017 Spring Life History Mail Survey (LHMS)
07/27/2018 HRS 2016 Core (Early, Version 2.0)
07/03/2018 Working Trajectories in the HRS
06/01/2018 Validation of a theoretically motivated approach to measuring childhood socioeconomic circumstances (V1.0)
05/29/2018 RAND HRS Tax Calculations 2014 (V2.0)
05/23/2018 RAND HRS Family Data 2014 (V1.0) Release
05/23/2018 RAND HRS Fat File Release for the 2014 Core Wave (Final, V2.0)
05/23/2018 RAND HRS Fat File Release for the 2012 Core Wave (Final, V2.0)
05/23/2018 RAND HRS Fat File Release for the 2010 Core Wave (Final, V5.1)
05/03/2018 SSGAC Polygenic Score Data
04/27/2018 HRS Polygenic Scores 2006-2012 Genetic Data - Release 2
12/23/2017 HRS 2014 Core Final Release (V2.0)
12/14/2017 Venous Blood Study (VBS) 2016
12/14/2017 HRS 2014 Biomarker Early Release (V1.0)
12/12/2017 HRS 2012 Core Final Release (V2.0)
11/20/2017 HRS 2016 Core (Early, Version 1.0)
11/20/2017 HRS 2010 Core Final Release (V5.1)
11/20/2017 RAND Enhanced Fat Files Release for the 2010 Core Wave (Final, V5.0)
11/20/2017 RAND Enhanced Fat Files Release for the 2008 Core Wave (Final, V2.0)
11/20/2017 RAND Enhanced Fat Files Release for the 2006 Core Wave (Final, V3.0)
11/20/2017 RAND Enhanced Fat Files Release for the 2004 Core Wave (Final, V2.0)
11/20/2017 RAND Enhanced Fat Files Release for the 2002 Core Wave (Final, V2.0)
10/23/2017 CAMS Weights Release 2.2
09/22/2017 RAND CAMS data release (Final, Version 2015v2)
07/20/2017 HRS Polygenic Scores 2006-2010 Genetic Data
07/13/2017 HRS Tracker 2014 (Final, Version 1.0)
06/12/2017 2015 Life History Mail Survey (LHMS)
06/02/2017 RAND HRS Exit and Post-Exit Interview Files and RAND HRS Exit/Post-Exit Finder File
05/24/2017 RAND HRS Tax Calculations 2000 – 2014 (v1)
05/10/2017 RAND HRS Family Data Files Release for the 1992 through 2012 Core Waves (v.2012)
05/03/2017 2014 HRS Core (Final Release, Version 1.0): Three variables in Section I have been updated.
02/07/2017 Cross-Wave Census Region/Division and Mobility File 1992-2014 Version 6.1
01/19/2017 The Imputation of Cognitive Functioning Measures data file 1992-2014 (Final, V5.0)
12/14/2016 2013 HRS Health Care and Nutrition Study (HCNS) Version 4.0
11/08/2016 HRS 2014 Core (Final, Version 1.0) Release
09/02/2016 RAND Enhanced Fat Files Release for the 2014 Core Wave (Early, v1.0)
09/02/2016 RAND Cross-Wave Income and Wealth Imputation File, Supported by NIA and SSA (Version P)
09/02/2016 RAND HRS Data File, Supported by NIA and SSA (Version P)